03/08/2015

Man Seriously Attacked In Armagh

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a serious attack in Armagh.

A 20-year-old man was assaulted in the Millford area off the Monaghan Road on Sunday.

He remains in a serious condition in hospital after suffering a number of head and facial injuries.

Inspector Edel Stinton said: "At this time we believe the assault may have occurred early on Sunday morning but was not reported to police and the victim was not found until shortly before 5pm on Sunday evening. He was taken to hospital where he remains in a serious condition.
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"A 25 year old man was arrested on Sunday evening. He remains in custody this morning assisting police with our enquiries."

Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

(CD)

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